GRE Word List

PROPONENT

one who argues in favor of something : advocate

The meaning of the word proponent is one who argues in favor of something : advocate.

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WordMeaning
fetishan object (such as a small stone carving of an animal) believed to have magical power to protect or aid its owner
ovationa ceremony attending the entering of Rome by a general who had won a victory of less importance than that for which a triumph was granted
arrayto dress or decorate especially in splendid or impressive attire : adorn
fabricateinvent
aloftat or to a great height
gnarlsnarl
consensusgeneral agreement : unanimity
ghastlyterrifyingly horrible to the senses : frightening
propagateto cause to continue or increase by sexual or asexual reproduction
devoutcommitted or devoted to religion or to religious duties or exercises